Latest News for: Deck crane


Port Everglades Boosts Operational Efficiency with Container Gantry Cranes

The Maritime Executive 07 Dec 2023
The three 175-foot (53 meters) high Super Post-Panamax container gantry cranes, valued at $15.1 million each, can handle containers stacked eight high from a ship's deck and reach 22 containers across the ship's deck ... The new cranes are expected to be fully operational in 60 - 90 days. Crane Specifications..

Drivers will see major progress on the Howard Frankland in 2024

Tampa Bay Times 06 Dec 2023
Next year, commuters will begin to see what those in the construction industry call the bridge’s “superstructure.” In layman’s terms, the skyline of towering cranes and concrete will be joined by a deck, which will eventually become road ... All of the bridge’s beams will be installed by the end of 2024, making way for the deck.

PALFINGER Equips Live Fish Carriers with Innovative Lifting Technology

The Maritime Executive 05 Dec 2023
Furthermore, each vessel is equipped with a PK 18500M foldable knuckle boom crane ... The cranes were delivered in close cooperation with PALFINGER Ibérica in Madrid. Competitive cranes for the fish farming industry ... Additionally, the operator can switch over to controlling the cranes from the deck with a remote control.

Indian Customs Detains Bulker and Crew After First Dicovery of Cocaine

The Maritime Executive 04 Dec 2023
Cocaine packages were attached to the tops of the cranes with magnets (Customs Bhubaneswar Zone). A dockworker who went aboard the ship to assist with the crane handling noticed suspicious packages and reported them to local customs officials ... They said the packets were not fully visible from the deck.

Cell work for Canadian crane company

Cranes Today 01 Dec 2023
PDI National Cranes uses new Link-Belt all terrain used for cell tower work in Ontario ... “Then, we only need one truck and once we stack counterweight on the deck of the crane from the overflow, now we have a clean work platform for the fly – which we typically use the SmartFly for cell tower work.

Maritime Surveillance Market to grow by USD 1.47 billion from 2022 to 2027 | North ...

Longview News-Journal 01 Dec 2023
... the sensors segment is significant during the forecast period.�Sensors are used in a wide range of maritime applications including hydraulic cylinder�position measurement, marine machinery condition monitoring, crane and deck hoist load measurement, and tank pressure measurement.

NOV launches new floating wind installation vessel design

Splash24/7 28 Nov 2023
The GustoMSC vessel design offers a flexible deck layout – and specific provisions for mission equipment integration, electric subsea cranes, lifting and handling capabilities, and Remacut cable-lay systems ... .

Coast Guard cites lack of training in deadly ship fire. Legislator wants to change that.

Stars and Stripes 28 Nov 2023
Killed the night of the Port Newark fire were Newark firefighters Augusto “Augie” Acabou, 45, and WayneBearBrooks Jr., 49, who became trapped after they descended into the burning vessel with others seeking the cause of the fire already burning on the top deck. ... on Deck 10.

Damen Shipyards Delivers Damen Multi Cat 2712 to Maritime Craft Services

The Maritime Executive 24 Nov 2023
Damen Shipyards has delivered one of its versatile, multi-purpose, Multi Cats to workboat specialist Maritime Craft Services (Clyde) Ltd ... They are made up of eight Fast Crew Suppliers, two Shoalbusters and now three Multi Cats ... For the MuC 2712 this includes two deck cranes, a bow thruster and a towing & anchor handling winch.

Lessons learned: Failure of AHC cylinder causing oil leak to deck

SAFETY4SEA 16 Nov 2023
A leak was spotted from the cranes right hand side ... 150 litres) was contained on board; Engineers were able to remove the remaining bolts from the bottom plate on the AHC cylinder, create a temporary seal and secure the plate with new bolts, which enabled the crane to be recovered to deck.

President inaugurates 15 gantry cranes - Cuts sod for phase 2 of Tema Port Expansion

Business Ghana 16 Nov 2023
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has inaugurated a fleet of new gantry cranes and also cut the sod for the commencement of phase two of the Tema Port Expansion Project.  ... These cranes also offer the unique ability to stack containers over 10 units high on deck, equipped with twin-lift spreaders capable of handling loads of up to 65 tons.

Seaqualize Executes First Ever Offshore Transfer Lifts on Vineyard Wind 1

The Maritime Executive 16 Nov 2023
the supply of wind turbine components on a heaving supply vessel to a jacked up installation crane vessel, out in the open Atlantic Ocean preferably year round ... Normally such lifts would require extremely flat seas, as re-hits with the heaving barge deck, or shock loads to the lifting crane would cause serious damage.

DOF wins CSV work, charters in Maersk Supply Service vessel

Splash24/7 15 Nov 2023
The vessel is a 2008-built large construction vessel equipped with a 400-tonne crane and 2,000 sq m deck and has two ROV systems that DOF will operate under the contract ... with a 1,850 sq m deck.

Things looking up for deck work in Florence

TimesDaily 14 Nov 2023
FLORENCE — A couple of weeks after workers brought a giant crane to the downtown parking deck construction site, passersby are craning their necks upward to get a full view of the project ... .

BSEE: Damage to drain nozzles on tote tanks poses leak hazard

SAFETY4SEA 13 Nov 2023
Crane operator incident. A crane operator lifted a tote tank filled with diesel fuel that was surrounded by other items on the deck. The drain on the tote tank came into contact with another item on the deck during the lift, resulting in the drain breaking off.